5 LGBT things you need to know today, Aug. 11

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Anti-gay slurs hurled at gay Savannah State students

(Savannah)- Eighteen-year-old Jonathan Prescott had to think long and hard about whether or not he would attend a historically black college and university (HBCU) after graduating from his Forsyth County high s...

UGA Black Affairs Council, LGBT Resource center targets of hate speech



The Facebook pages of the University of Georgia's  Black Affairs Council and LGBT Resource Center were the targets of hate speech on Sunday, according to a report in the Red & Black student newspaper.

Someone who identified himself as Matthew Robert Williams posted on the BAC page , “Why can’t you dumb dirty niggers stop stinking up the place? Let UGA be RIGHT for good WHITE Christian students.”

Then on the LGBT Resource Center's page the person posted, “Burn in hell faggots.”
The posts were removed quickly and an administrative investigation is under way. Williams filed a report with the UGA police saying his identity was stolen and he was not responsible for the postings.